Richmond Heights, Missouri-based Panera Bread, with 900 bakery-cafes in 36 states, has introduced a roster of organic sandwich choices for its new Panera Kids menu.

In fact, if you visit your local Panera today, you can use a downloadable “Today I’m Taking Mom to Lunch at Panera Bread” coupon, which entitles you to a free kids’ meal with the purchase of any regularly priced menu item. Click here to find the location nearest you.

“We hope kids will take this opportunity to take mom to lunch and enjoy sharing a meal together,” says Chairman and CEO Ron Shaich.

The Panera Kids menu features sandwiches with natural and organic foods like whole-grain bread, peanut butter and American cheese, each of which is accompanied by organic yogurt and beverages. Choices include:

  • All-natural peanut butter with grape jelly sandwich
  • Turkey, ham or roast beef sandwich made with Horizon Organic American cheese
  • Grilled cheese sandwich made with Horizon Organic American cheese
  • Horizon Organic low-fat milk, reduced-fat chocolate milk or organic apple juice
  • Horizon Organic squeezable yogurt

Photo courtesy of Panera Bread